[ilds] Alcoholism

James Gifford james.d.gifford at gmail.com
Sat Dec 5 15:16:46 PST 2015


Welcome comments, Gushan! Also, you've made me realize a subtle point in 
David's remark: he's quoting Australian sayings (I think these were 
taken as self-descriptions...).

Best,
James

On 2015-12-05 5:27 AM, G. R. Taneja wrote:
>
> That's pure wisdom from down under:
>
> "... in terra Australis we have a few sayings: beer makes you feel the
> way you should feel without beer, I drink to make other people
> interesting, a day without wine is a day without sunshine, the purpose
> of wine is to bring happiness to man - and so on. Durrell was a pisspot,
> his brother was worse but not violent. Larry was ok on the wine but when
> got seriously onto to hard stuff there was often, as the Irish say, a
> fight in every bottle."


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